Dr Darren McStravick
Law and Government
|Name:||Dr Darren McStravick|
|Department:||Law and Government|
|Phone Number:||01 700 8636|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
Darren holds a LLB from Queens University Belfast and a LLM in Human Rights and Criminal Justice, also from Queens University Belfast. He holds a PhD in law from the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University. Darren worked as a legal researcher with the Northern Ireland Law Commission, working on consultation programmes and published reports. He was awarded the Daniel O' Hare Scholarship in 2010 and undertook a PhD at DCU. He defended his PhD in 2015 entitled 'The Irish Restorative Reparation Panel and the Search for Community: Idealised Rhetoric or Practical Reality?' He has worked in conjunction with the Association for Criminal Justice Research and Development in the submission of reports to the Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality on the topic of community policing and restorative justice. He lectures within the School of Law at DCU on a range of subjects, which have included Criminal Law, Evidence, Advanced Criminal Law, Business Law and Contract Law. He has attended and presented at conferences both in Ireland and the internationally and has published on the subject of adult based restorative justice programmes in Ireland and on the theoretical nature of community.